Medieval Weaponry

Joseph Sorrentino.

This is a Medieval Knights weaponry.A knight has a sword,daggers and they also have armor.A knight in battle uses these weapons.When a knight is on a horse they use a weapon called a lance.A knight likes to use his sword.Knights that were archers used bows and arrows.Then came along the crossbow in the 11th century,they liked to use that weapon too in battle.Knights also used daggers,lances,maces,flails,swords,broad swords,falchion swords,great swords and long swords in battle.

These are most of the weapons that knights used in battle.

These are most of the weapons,they use a heavy flail,light flail,dire flail,morning star,heavy mace,light mace,gnome hooked hammer,light hammer,war hammer,sling,light pick,heavy pick,,kukri,punching dagger,sickle,rapier,scimitar,falchion,two bladed sword,great sword,bastard sword,long sword,short sword,and a dagger.All of these weapons were used on land,but some of these can be used on a horse too.Like a great sword,a bastard sword, and a long sword.For instance,a dagger is a sharp pointed knife for stabbing[definition in general].A sword is a weapon with a long metal blade that has a sharp point and edge.[definition of a sword in general].The hammers that they use in battle is a tool that has a heavy metal head attached to a handle and that is used for hitting nails or breaking things apart.[definition in general].A sickle is a curved metal blade with a short handle fitted on a tang.A rapier is a straight sword with a narrow pointed blade.A scimitar is a sword with a curved blade with the edge on the convex side and used chiefly by Arabs and Turks.These are most of the weapons that knights used.

This is the armor that a knight uses in battles.Of course we have the helmet for protection of the head from any weapons used at your head.Then we have the breastplate.A breastplate is a piece of metal that covers a persons chest and protects the chest from any weapons used at the chest.Then we have the rerebrace.A rerebrace is the part of  knights armor that protects your arm from any weapons used at your arm.A vambrace is the part of the armor that protects your wrists from any weapons used at the wrist.The we have the gaunlets.A gaunlet is the part of the armor that protects your hands from any weapons used at the hands in battle.Another part of a knights armor is the cuisses.Cuisses are the part of armor that protect your thighs from any weapons used at your thighs in battle.The we have the poleyns.Poleyns are the part of the armor that protects your knees from any weapons used at your knees.The we have the greaves.The greaves help protect your legs from any weapons used at your legs in battle.The last part of a knights armor are the sabatons.The sabatons help protect your feet from any weapons used at your feet.This is the armor that a knight uses.

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